The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 58 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 16 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.60% 1.41% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.19% 7.35% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 11
Median salary £38,750 £63,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.21% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.95%
MPLS
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
143 136 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.25% 19.18% 22.49%
Number of salaries quoted 129 123 155
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MPLS
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Southampton region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Southampton

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Southampton

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (78.13%) BGP
4 23 (71.88%) CCNP
5 22 (68.75%) CCNA
5 22 (68.75%) IPsec
6 20 (62.50%) VoIP
7 19 (59.38%) VPN
7 19 (59.38%) OSPF
8 17 (53.13%) Windows
8 17 (53.13%) Linux
8 17 (53.13%) VLAN
9 16 (50.00%) Data Centre
10 15 (46.88%) Junos
10 15 (46.88%) Statistics
10 15 (46.88%) Cisco IOS
10 15 (46.88%) PPP
10 15 (46.88%) Juniper
10 15 (46.88%) L2TP
10 15 (46.88%) RTP
11 13 (40.63%) CCIE
12 10 (31.25%) WAN
13 9 (28.13%) Unix
14 8 (25.00%) F5
14 8 (25.00%) HSRP
15 7 (21.88%) Retail
15 7 (21.88%) EMC NetWorker
15 7 (21.88%) Middleware
16 6 (18.75%) LAN
17 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) BGP
2 22 (68.75%) IPsec
3 20 (62.50%) VoIP
4 19 (59.38%) OSPF
4 19 (59.38%) VPN
5 17 (53.13%) VLAN
6 15 (46.88%) Cisco IOS
6 15 (46.88%) Junos
6 15 (46.88%) L2TP
6 15 (46.88%) PPP
6 15 (46.88%) RTP
7 10 (31.25%) WAN
8 8 (25.00%) HSRP
9 6 (18.75%) LAN
10 5 (15.63%) IP Telephony
10 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
11 4 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
12 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
12 2 (6.25%) VPLS
General
1 7 (21.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Network Support
4 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) VoIP Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior VoIP Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 15 (46.88%) Statistics
3 4 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Linux
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.25%) Change Management
1 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
1 2 (6.25%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 30 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (71.88%) CCNP
3 22 (68.75%) CCNA
4 13 (40.63%) CCIE
5 2 (6.25%) CCDP
5 2 (6.25%) CCNP Voice
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.25%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (46.88%) Juniper
3 8 (25.00%) F5
4 2 (6.25%) Aruba
4 2 (6.25%) SonicWALL
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
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